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Table 1 Chemical composition (g/kg DM or as stated) of feeds

From: Evaluation of feed value of a by-product of pickled radish for ruminants: analyses of nutrient composition, storage stability, and in vitro ruminal fermentation

Item1 BPR2 Ryegrass straw Concentrate mix
DM, g/kg as fed 71 867 864
OM 709 944 938
CP 75 63 149
SOLP 36 20 48
NDICP 8 18 22
ADICP 3 18 15
aNDF 243 754 245
ADF 218 520 124
ADL 12 134 33
Ether extract 7 9 40
Ash 291 56 62
Ca 3 5 9
P 2 1 6
K 11 9 11
Na 103 4 4
Cl 142 7 3
S 3 2 3
TDN 527 429 766
NEm, MJ/kg DM 4.8 3.3 7.6
NEg, MJ/kg DM 2.4 1.1 5.0
Total carbohydrates 627 872 750
NFC 392 136 526
Carbohydrate fractions, g/kg carbohydrate
 CA 290 62 115
 CB1 16 11 536
 CB2 319 83 51
 CB3 329 475 194
 CC 45 369 104
Protein fractions, g/kg CP
 PA + B1 480 317 322
 PB2 412 402 532
 PB3 65 3 48
 PC 43 278 98
  1. 1 DM dry matter, OM organic matter, CP crude protein, SOLP soluble CP, NDICP neutral detergent insoluble CP, ADICP acid detergent insoluble CP, aNDF neutral detergent fiber analyzed using a heat stable amylase and expressed inclusive of residual ash, ADF acid detergent fiber, ADL acid detergent lignin, TDN total digestible nutrients, NEm net energy for maintenance, NEg net energy for growth, NFC non-fiber carbohydrate, CA carbohydrate A fraction, ethanol soluble carbohydrates, CB1 carbohydrate B1 fraction, starch, CB2 carbohydrate B2 fraction, soluble fiber, CB3 carbohydrate B3 fraction, available insoluble fiber, CC carbohydrate C fraction, unavailable carbohydrate, PA + B1 protein A and B1 fractions, soluble CP, PB2 protein B2 fraction, intermediate degradable CP, PB3 protein B3 fraction, slowly degradable fiber-bound CP, PC protein C fraction, unavailable CP
  2. 2By-product of pickled radish. BPR was composited from three batches (equal weight, wet basis)